Iron Removal, Philippines
Iron & Manganese Removal
Process water for paper mill (Iron and Manganese removal)
Treating the process water [wastewater] in eighteen 48” filtration vessels with high media filtration using “YAM-LOX” a special catalytic media. Additional treatment includes injection of 0.5ppm hypochlorite and a special aeration system. System flow rate is 600m3/hr.
Chemical treatment, Multi media filtration with Catalytic media (YAMLOX)
Iron level is reduced to 0.1ppm and manganese level is reduced to 0.03ppm allowing the water to be used as process water.
Feed Water Source
Feed Water Quality
Iron < 1.1 ppm, Manganese < 0.5 ppm
Treated Water Flow Rate
7,500 m3/day (33,000 GPD)
Turbidity < 5 NTU , Manganese < 0.05 ppm , Iron < 0.1 ppm
600 m3/h 92642 GPM)
Tipco Paper Mill, Philiippines